Software Dev

33 and โ…“


As noted in this post , I’ve been swimming at a pool that is 33 โ…“ yards (100 feet) long instead of the usual 25 years. I had been tracking this length as 33 yards on my Apple Watch. But recently they added an actual “33 โ…“” length between 33 and 34. Even though that โ…“ of a yard doesn’t make a real difference to me in terms of health tracking, this still made my day because they were thinking of me and this weird pool. ๐Ÿ‘

It shows what kind of impact attention to detail can have in a user interface. What can I say? I feel understood. ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

Software Dev

How to Design Offline-first Approach in a Mobile App – net guru

Nowadays, almost everyone has access to either wireless network or the mobile network. Does it mean that we shouldn’t be concerned with the availability of network when making mobile apps?
โ€” Read on www.netguru.com/blog/how-to-design-offline-first-approach-in-mobile-app

Great overview of building an app that works offline first as a means to a great user experience.

The offline-first approach is not the universal solution to every problem you will experience with unreliable network connectivity โ€“ it heavily depends on your appโ€™s requirements. It’s more like a design approach that lets you focus on what really matters to your end user: a robust app with a great user experience.